follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

dark comedy

noun
1.
a play, movie, etc., having elements of comedy and tragedy, often involving gloomy or morbid satire.
2.
a comedy based on problems of a personal or social nature.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for dark comedy
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • The scene of the dark comedy which we are now about to describe was laid in the old princely courtyard.

    The Rise of the Dutch Kingdom Hendrik Willem van Loon

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dark comedy

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for dark

9
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for dark comedy